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litter (something) around

To throw things on the ground in an untidy manner. My roommate is always littering his clothes around the house. It drives me crazy! You really shouldn't litter your trash around like that.
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He blinked at the litter around him, and recovered his own very clumsy umbrella.
Pc Adz Ali, who runs the cadet unit, said they decided to help out after spotting a Facebook post on a group called Sale M33 complaining about the amount of litter around Baguley Lane.
We want people to speak to their families and friends about not to litter around.
The students spent three hours picking up litter around upper and lower Bangor as part of a new project, 'Internationals Go Green', organised by the University's International Student Support Office.
The annual awards recognise the work of Merseyside Police officers and staff, and PCSO Munro and PCSO Burns, from Walton Lane Police Station, were rewarded for their Operation Clean Sweep initiative which was primarily set up to get young people involved in clearing away matchday litter around Goodison Park before they attended the game.
The RSPCA is called to deal with many marine animals injured by litter around Britain's coasts.
Over the last several months the Scientology Volunteer Ministers have been picking up litter around Clearwater, specifically in the North Greenwood neighborhood.
I also spoke to them about the environment and made them understand what Earth Day means and that they should not throw litter around, should not waste food and should plant more trees.
Four-fifths of people are angry and frustrated by the amount of litter around the country, and 28 to 30 per cent perceive it to be a problem in their area, the National Crime Survey has found.
Jim Tulloh shows two of the 21 bags of rubbish which were collected in Splott Residents donated their time to clean up the streets of Splott Arianwen Regan, three, finds it great fun as she lends a hand picking up litter around Splott Ashley Wood, left, and Rhys Taylor, right, of the Liberal Democrat Focus Team, litterpick in Gabalfa and Mynachdy 21 bags of rubbish were colllected in Splott
There is quite a lot of litter around in certain places.
Urging authorities to take pre-emptive measures such as keeping the streets clean, he also called on citizens to do their part, not parking their vehicles over drains and not throwing litter around that prevent water from reaching the drains.
A council spokesperson said: "The council's maintenance team have been and cleared the litter around the recreation ground this week.
Rob Stokes, the environment minister, said that the ban would help lessen the chance of bushfires and also reduce the litter around.
I am extremely pleased to see the council upping their clampdown on these unruly people who throw litter around our streets.